What Should You Know About Car Wax?

Shopping for a car wax doesn't have to be a stressful process. If you want something that's going to be quick and easy to apply and take off, look for a natural or synthetic product that has simple directions. A thick paste wax will require more effort, but you'll get a much glossier shine that provides exceptional protection. We recommend to our customers that wax is applied once every four months. We can provide you with full-service detailing if necessary.

Car wax allows for a temporary layer of protection to be added to your vehicle.

Read More
Categories:

How to Replace a Flat Tire

When you have the know-how and the tools, changing a tire should no longer be such a great deal. However, supposing it is challenging, keep reading for more information on replacing a flat tire.  

Necessary tools are needed to replace a flat tire. Without the appropriate tools, changing a flat tire could be a nightmare. The recommended tools include:

  1. Lug wrench
  2. A filled inflated tire
  3.  A jack
  4.  The vehicle’s manual
Step by Step Guide on How To Replace a Flat Tire
  Search a comfortable area
 
Read More
Categories:

Gaskets: What Are They, and What Do They Do?

Gaskets serve an important purpose in your cars engines. Sometimes they can leak or break due to engine overheating, pressure, wear, a defect or improper installation. If you have a blown or damaged gasket, you need to get it replaced as soon as possible so your car can continue to function and you can get around in Raleigh.

Gaskets cover connecting joints and create a tight seal on their surface. There are many different shapes and materials of gaskets depending on type and purpose. For example, a main gasket is the integral head gasket to maintain proper engine temperature 

Read More
Categories:

Discover the Technologies of the Nissan Titan in Raleigh

At Hanna Imports, the Nissan Titan is a full-size pickup truck that is well-equipped with impressive features. This truck has technologies that help you stay aware of your surroundings for enhanced safety, and its connectivity features are sure to please.

The Titan comes with Nissan Connect. This feature has Bluetooth and Apple CarPlay. You can get access to navigation, apps, music, and Siri on the touchscreen with your iPhone and Apple CarPlay. You can also get the available Nissan Intelligent Key and Push Button Start that enable you to automatically start the engine by pushing a button

Read More
Categories:

Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Coupe Audio & Entertainment Features

The Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 is in a total class of its own, particularly when it comes to in-cabin entertainment and audio options. With the base multimedia package, your CLA 250 includes a 7-inch touch screen display, touchpad controller, steering-wheel touch options, Bluetooth audio streaming, HD radio receiver, and “Hey Mercedes” voice activation controls. It’s the best car to drive if you like to have meetings on the go as well since you can access Skype and other phone call options right through Apple CarPlay or Android Auto.

The optional features for the CLA 250 make it 

Read More
Categories:

Find your crossover at Hanna Imports

When it comes to finding a new vehicle, there's so many options to choose from. One of the newer segments to arrive has been the crossover category. Just what is a crossover, and why should you purchase one for your next new vehicle?

Today a crossover generally means a compact SUV and other similar body styles. Crossovers give you the versatility of a full-sized SUV with the fuel efficiency of a smaller vehicle. Having a smaller vehicle like a crossover doesn't mean that you that you have to give up on options. 

Read More
Categories:

Hanna Imports Recommends These Tips When Buying a Used Car

Any car purchase is a big decision. Hanna Imports thinks you should be informed before you buy a used vehicle. Here are some important things to consider before you arrive at a dealership.

Research is important. You need to review any information you can find about the model of used car you are considering. Be sure that it is going to work for you before you make the decision to buy. Once you have chosen a specific vehicle at a dealership, inquire about a vehicle history report. Use every tool at your disposal to get all the information about the…

Read More
Categories:

Stay on Top of Alternator Maintenance with a Visit to Hanna Imports

Almost every driver is aware that there’s an alternator somewhere under their vehicle’s hood, but few know exactly what an alternator does. Our team provides alternator services at our dealership and repair center here in Raleigh, and we offer you the following facts on alternator operation and care.

Alternators generate power for use by the lighting system, the climate control system and other electrical components. The battery also maintains a source of power that’s replenished regularly by the alternator in order to supply the primary charge that's required to crank up the vehicle.

 

Read More
Categories:

Are You Able to Clean Your Car's Engine?

Do you want the cleanest car possible? If so, then don’t focus only on the exterior. And don’t even think solely about the driver and passenger seats. Clean under the hood and make sure the engine sparkles. And do so safely and thoroughly.

After covering up the electrical components, you can start to work on cleaning the engine. Well, do so after the engine completely cools. It’s obviously unwise to clean a hot engine.

Clean any engine covers you remove separately. You don’t want to put them back on the engine dirty.

Read More
Categories:

You'll be surprised by this hybrid's performance

Hybrids are thought to perform less well than pure electric or pure gasoline cars. When it comes to acceleration, the electric cars work better than their gasoline counterparts, but they cannot be refueled as quickly as their gasoline counterparts, and there are not as many fueling stations. Hybrid vehicles help solves this problem and increase the efficiency of the way the car uses energy. The Audi A3 Sportback e-tron has 3 different driving modes, and these modes increase the performance of the vehicle.

Like most hybrids, the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron is not 

Read More
Categories: